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Attleboro (RTA Rapid Transit station)

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Platforms  2 side platforms
Opened  17 December 1913
Tracks  2
Rebuilt  11 October 1980
Attleboro (RTA Rapid Transit station)
Location  17400 Shaker Boulevard Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120
Owned by  Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Line(s)  RTA Rapid Transit   Green Line
Owner  Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Similar  Coventry, Belvoir, Warrensville–Shaker, Ken, Shaker–Lee

Attleboro is a station stop on the RTA Green Line in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. It is located at the intersection of Southington Road and Shaker Boulevard (Ohio State Route 87) in Shaker Heights.

Contents

The station comprises two side platforms, the westbound platform east of the intersection, and the eastbound platform west of the intersection, with a small shelter on the westbound platform.

Nearby destinations

  • Horseshoe Lake park
  • History

    The station opened on December 17, 1913 with the initiation of rail service on what is now Shaker Boulevard from Coventry Road to Fontenay Road three blocks east of here. The line was built by Cleveland Interurban Railroad and initially operated by the Cleveland Railway.

    In 1980 and 1981, the Green and Blue Lines were completely renovated with new track, ballast, poles and wiring, and new stations were built along the line. The renovated line along Shaker Boulevard opened on October 11, 1980.

    References

    Attleboro (RTA Rapid Transit station) Wikipedia


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